Activities in Charlestown

A colorful town with a lot of history, Charlestown serves as the major point of entry on the island of Nevis thanks to the fact that the ferry terminal is located here.  Still, the overall ambiance is calm and laid back, with activities centered around sightseeing and watersports. If you visit on Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday make sure to stop by the Charlestown Marketplace to get in some shopping. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are thinking about seeing the sights with the wind in your face, you will encounter multiple different places that can help make it happen. To read our detailed page about bike or scooter rentals, go to this page.


Charlestown Diving

Even though most pass it up for other more popular spots, you would be wrong to think that Charlestown has nothing to offer. This small city is a great launching pad for a diving adventure. 

There are at least 7 interesting dive sites to choose from. If you'd like to find out more about diving in this area, can do so by visiting this page.


Like golf? There are a couple of golf courses in the area. The area courses are Four Season Golf Course and Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt. You can click on the course name for detailed information about the course, including the location, number of holes, and a lot more. To read a more complete discussion of this topic, navigate to this page, about golfing throughout Nevis.


If you are traveling with some foks who enjoy exploring new shops they might enjoy browsing a few of the 45 retail stores in the area. Click on this link to visit our page concerning shopping in Charlestown and nearby.


Museum of Nevis History

You might want to set aside some time for enjoying the sights and sounds of life in Charlestown. Interesting sights include 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Visitors who enjoy natural surroundings frequently enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To navigate to our detailed guide to attractions, follow this link.

Details concerning a firm that will guide you to some of the most interesting local sights can be seen below.

Sightseeing Services In Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location Island
Nevis Adventure Tours Nature Tourism Service (869) 664-0992 Central Charlestown Nevis


If you like to go snokeling you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Charlestown. Anyone who needs to find more details concerning opportunities to go snorkeling by clicking on this link.


Montpelier Plantation Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa just might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to learn there are a few in this area. To visit our complete page about spas, go to this page.

Other Activities

The chart just below shows some key facts concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location
Drag Race Track Auto Racetracks -- 4.7 mi. East of Central Charlestown
Fit Wellness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 469-3481 Saint Paul Charlestown Parish
Nevis Turf And Jockey Club Horse and Dog Racetrack -- 4.5 mi. East of Central Charlestown
Plantation Carriage Rides Horse and Carriage Service (869) 469-3477 1.8 mi. East of Central Charlestown

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